SA’s oldest Sprint race is on track once more!
Golden Horse is once again set to host the eagerly anticipated and action-packed social event, Golden Horse Sprint, on Saturday, 4 June 2022.
The Golden Horse Sprint has established itself as one of the most paramount equine events on the calendar and is the only horse racing event in the country with four sprint races. From its inception in 1962, the Sprint is now toasting 61 glamorous years. The event is highly regarded and is the oldest, biggest and richest sprint event in the country. This year the race will have an R2.8 million cash prize at stake for horse racing enthusiasts.
The event is renowned for attracting and uniting some of the country’s popular who’s-who in entertainment, fashion, and business, as well as all-around horse racing fanatics for a day filled with fun and glamour.
“At Golden Horse Casino, we are truly honoured to once again host the prestigious Golden Horse Sprint on our property. Over time, this event has established itself as a world-class race event in South Africa’s social calendar. Now celebrating 60 years of fun and glamour; with an even bigger cash prize up for grabs, guests in attendance are guaranteed to be treated to a day to remember” says Maureen Kivits, Golden Horse General Manager.
There are four Grade 1 sprint races with a field of the most elite horses from all around South Africa. These races offer 1 200 meters of speed, power, and skill.
The Golden Horse Sprint is an ‘open race’ for both fillies and geldings with a top prize of R750, 000!
The Golden Horse Sprint is a day of pace and power, great style as well as a host of added entertainment options. Entrance to the glamorous yet highly competitive Golden Horse Sprint is free for everyone and starts at 10h00 at Hollywoodbets Scottsville Race course.
This is another great event hosted by The Golden Horse Casino that you don’t want to miss.